Plan Your Visit


A trip to Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers a diverse array of activities. Whether you prefer attending ranger-guided programs or exploring the park on your own, you can find something to your liking.

Start your adventure on the Trip Planning page. This will give you an overview of facilities and popular activities. Take a hike, ride the scenic railroad, explore the visitor centers, attend a concert, or bike the Towpath Trail.

Park Closures - Be informed of trail, road, and facility closures outside of normal operations. Also listed are construction projects within the park that do not require a closure, but are of interest to our visitors.

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Trip Planner

Find information to help you plan a great trip to the Cuyahoga Valley.

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Current Conditions & Alerts

Be aware of closures and weather that may impact your stay before your visit.

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Park Maps

Find an interactive map of the park and area maps for each of the trails.

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Learn how you can get to the park.

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park is here to remove barriers and build enjoyable experiences for everyone.

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Park Basics

Start with the basics - where Cuyahoga Valley is and how it became a national park.

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Safety in the Park

Learn how to prevent injuries and who to contact in case of an emergency.

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Things To Do

Plan your trip ahead of time. Check for alerts, events, safety, and recommendations!

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Dining and Eating

Options and ideas for eating.

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Places to stay in or near the park. Photo: NPS / Ted Toth

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Nearby Attractions

Discovery nearby attractions and activities.


Last updated: December 28, 2021

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15610 Vaughn Road
Brecksville, OH 44141


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